7/14/2017: Marine Safety Manual, Volume III Change-2, Marine Industry Personnel now available

Volume III of the Marine Safety Manual provides information and interpretations on international conventions and U.S. statutes and regulations relating to marine industry personnel.


8/2/2016: Marine Safety Manual Volume II, Change 2 now available

The Coast Guard announces the availability of the updated Marine Safety Manual Volume II, COMDINST M16000.7B, Material Inspection, Change Two. MSM Volume II establishes marine safety policies on international conventions and U.S. statutes and regulations relating to material inspection of domestic and foreign commercial vessels.


7/15/2016: Draft revisions to the Marine Safety Manual, Volume III

The Coast Guard announces the availability of a draft update to the Marine Safety Manual (MSM), Volume III, Marine Industry Personnel, and the corresponding Commandant Change Notice that highlights the changes made to that manual. The Coast Guard seeks and will consider comments on these draft changes before issuing a final version of MSM Volume III.


8/4/2014: Marine Safety Manual, Volume III- Marine Industry Personnel

The Coast Guard published the updated Marine Safety Manual, Volume III – Marine Industry Personnel.


7/3/2014: Marine Safety Manual, Volume II-Materiel Inspection, updated

The Coast Guard published its updated Marine Safety Manual, Volume II on Materiel Inspection.